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GenderMasculine & Feminine
Scripts勇, 永, etc. Chinese  Korean Hangul , etc. Korean Hanja
PronouncedPron.YUWNG Chinese
YONG Korean

Meaning & History

From Chinese (yǒng) meaning "brave" or (yǒng) meaning "perpetual, eternal". This can also be a single-character Korean name, for example from the hanja meaning "brave". This name can be formed by other characters besides those listed here.
Other Languages & CulturesYuu Japanese Dũng Vietnamese
Other ReadingsIsamu Japanese

Sources & References

  • Lin Shan, What's in a Chinese Name (1986)
Entry updated February 12, 2018   Contribute